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WPBF Palm Beach
Senator: Lake Okeechobee discharges are catastrophicwant to use existing canals and perhaps expand them. Others want to do more of
Senator: Lake Okeechobee discharges are catastrophic
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 44 minutes ago
want to use existing canals and perhaps expand them. Others want to do more of a flow away." Negron did tell WPBF that the Army Corps of Engineers is solely responsible for the discharges from Lake Okeechobee. He believes the dyke could hold a few... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Afghan doctor volunteers as a lifeline for new arrivalswas not easy, but not harder than here.” In Afghanistan, Ahmadi said, he super
Afghan doctor volunteers as a lifeline for new arrivals
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 48 minutes ago
was not easy, but not harder than here.” In Afghanistan, Ahmadi said, he supervised apartments on U.S. bases for the Army Corps of Engineers for nine years. He made $1,600 a month, a healthy sum by Afghan standards. Pirzada nodded in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Groundwater testing begins in Parks Township | TribLIVE The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the federal Environmental P
Groundwater testing begins in Parks Township
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
| TribLIVE The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the federal Environmental Protection Agency are conducting routine groundwater testing this week in and near... Read more
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11 News Houston
Fla. governor declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. governor declares emergency due to algae bloom
11 News Houston / Posted 3 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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Island Packet
Lavish features cut from over-budget Denver VA hospitalto $2 million, and subcontractors who find a way to reduce costs get to keep 30
Lavish features cut from over-budget Denver VA hospital
Island Packet / Posted 4 hours ago
to $2 million, and subcontractors who find a way to reduce costs get to keep 30 percent of the savings, according to the Army Corps of Engineers, which took over management of the project after the cost nearly tripled. Corps officials said... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Gulfport seeking help from homeowners to ease flooding headachesdrainage and with the help of the citizens, we can make that happen," noted Mil
Gulfport seeking help from homeowners to ease flooding headaches
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 hours ago
drainage and with the help of the citizens, we can make that happen," noted Miller. The city is also working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to clean out and reduce erosion in Flat Branch Creek and Qubbie Creek. The waterways are located in... Read more
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The Advocate
Last gambit to stop controversial well in St. Tammany fails at state Supreme Courtface further hurdles, though not as daunting as the ones they already have clea
Last gambit to stop controversial well in St. Tammany fails at state Supreme Court
The Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
face further hurdles, though not as daunting as the ones they already have cleared. Helis will have to apply to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for a new wetlands permit for a larger drilling pad, a request that will trigger a new review and a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Gulfport seeking help from homeowners to ease flooding headachesdrainage and with the help of the citizens, we can make that happen," noted Mil
Gulfport seeking help from homeowners to ease flooding headaches
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 hours ago
drainage and with the help of the citizens, we can make that happen," noted Miller. The city is also working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to clean out and reduce erosion in Flat Branch Creek and Qubbie Creek. The waterways are located in... Read more
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11 News Houston
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
11 News Houston / Posted 4 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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First Coast News
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
First Coast News / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Army Corps of Engineers Moves Forward With Hooper's Island Dredging Studyto be. There are places where I'd say it's 100 yards off from where it is suppo
Army Corps of Engineers Moves Forward With Hooper's Island Dredging Study
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 hours ago
to be. There are places where I'd say it's 100 yards off from where it is supposed to be," said Paul. For years, the Army Corps of Engineers would dredge the channel, but that stopped in the early 2000s. There was not enough freight traffic... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Avalon Foundation Hosts 25th Annual Easton CarnivalTalbot County, the 25th annual Easton Carnival has begun. In Talbot County, th
Avalon Foundation Hosts 25th Annual Easton Carnival
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 hours ago
Talbot County, the 25th annual Easton Carnival has begun. In Talbot County, the 25th annual Easton Carnival has begun. Army Corps of Engineers Moves Forward With Hooper's Island Dredging StudyArmy Corps of Engineers Moves Forward With Hooper's... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloomwere not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers
Fla. gov. declares emergency due to algae bloom
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 hours ago
were not available Wednesday. Nelson, Rubio and six Republican state lawmakers penned a letter Wednesday asking the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to temporarily halt Lake Okeechobee discharges and allow more water in the lake because of repairs in... Read more
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The Advocate
Judge: Congress was clear — the cost of restoring wetlands damaged by MRGO must be borne entirely by the Corps of EngineersCalling the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ arguments “myopic,” a federal distric
Judge: Congress was clear — the cost of restoring wetlands damaged by MRGO must be borne entirely by the Corps of Engineers
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Calling the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ arguments “myopic,” a federal district court ruled Thursday that restoring thousands of acres of wetlands damaged by the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet does not require the state to pay almost $1 billion as... Read more
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The Advocate
River should be harnessed for restorationArkansas, we’re fortunate to have the relief valves provided the Bonnet Carre a
River should be harnessed for restoration
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
Arkansas, we’re fortunate to have the relief valves provided the Bonnet Carre and the Morganza spillways. Operated by the Army Corps of Engineers, these two structures were built following the historic 1927 flood for use during high-water events... Read more
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The Advocate
Private companies restoring wetlands in Plaquemines Parish are employing mitigation bank processNorth Carolina, learned there were going to be opportunities for mitigation ban
Private companies restoring wetlands in Plaquemines Parish are employing mitigation bank process
The Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
North Carolina, learned there were going to be opportunities for mitigation banks in southeast Louisiana as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers started looking for credits following the completion of the massive New Orleans levee project. More... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Scott declares algal emergency in Martin, St. LucieDike and Florida can no longer afford to wait. Because the Obama Administration
Scott declares algal emergency in Martin, St. Lucie
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 hours ago
Dike and Florida can no longer afford to wait. Because the Obama Administration has failed to act on this issue, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers continues to discharge millions of gallons of water into the St. Lucie and Caloosahatchee estuaries... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Big project attempting to further tame the White Rivernaturally do. The White River’s water flow is already controlled by the Mud Mou
Big project attempting to further tame the White River
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 hours ago
naturally do. The White River’s water flow is already controlled by the Mud Mountain Dam. But, the 1948 dam built by the Army Corps of Engineers holds back snow melt and excessive rainfalls can only hold so much water. During large warm rain... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Log boom breach allowed debris flow into upper Lake Pend OreilleA breach in a log boom the US Army Corps of Engineers uses to temporarily store
Log boom breach allowed debris flow into upper Lake Pend Oreille
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 7 hours ago
A breach in a log boom the US Army Corps of Engineers uses to temporarily store drift debris resulted in a number of logs and smaller debris entering Lake Pend Oreille Tuesday night. One piece of the log boom failed at the Corps of Engineers' drift... Read more
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CBS Denver
Lavish Features Cut From Over-Budget Aurora VA hospitalto $2 million, and subcontractors who find a way to reduce costs get to keep 30
Lavish Features Cut From Over-Budget Aurora VA hospital
CBS Denver / Posted 7 hours ago
to $2 million, and subcontractors who find a way to reduce costs get to keep 30 percent of the savings, according to the Army Corps of Engineers, which took over management of the project after the cost nearly tripled. Corps officials said... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
High bacteria levels force closure of Arkansas swim beachamount of goose droppings is believed to be behind the closure of a swim beach
High bacteria levels force closure of Arkansas swim beach
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
amount of goose droppings is believed to be behind the closure of a swim beach in Heber Springs, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The swim beach in Dam Site Park on Greers Ferry Lake will remain closed indefinitely until E. coli... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Budget includes $195M for Flint, why sign it at a Holland beach?some of the environmental spending. He announced a $1 million investment for a
Budget includes $195M for Flint, why sign it at a Holland beach?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 hours ago
some of the environmental spending. He announced a $1 million investment for a special competition involving the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to fight Asian Carp. "We're going to have one million dollars set aside, essentially in prize money... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Fla. county wants disaster declared over blue-green algaeSTUART, Fla. (AP) - County officials on Florida's Atlantic coast want the U.S.
Fla. county wants disaster declared over blue-green algae
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 hours ago
STUART, Fla. (AP) - County officials on Florida's Atlantic coast want the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to close the locks between Lake Okeechobee and the St. Lucie River. The Palm Beach Post reports the Martin County Commission decided at an... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
More Than $1 Billion In Federal Dollars Headed For Long Island Shoreline ResiliencyThe Army Corps of Engineers will direct more than $1 billion in funding to bols
More Than $1 Billion In Federal Dollars Headed For Long Island Shoreline Resiliency
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 9 hours ago
The Army Corps of Engineers will direct more than $1 billion in funding to bolstering the south shore of Long Island, including projects on Dune Road in East Quogue, Sagaponack and downtown Montauk, according to U.S. Represntative Lee Zeldin's... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Algae bloom shows up in Palm Beachand fish; dolphins and birds that eat those fish also could suffer. The Martin
Algae bloom shows up in Palm Beach
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 9 hours ago
and fish; dolphins and birds that eat those fish also could suffer. The Martin County Commission on Tuesday asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to close the locks between Lake Okeechobee and the St. Lucie River. An Army Corps spokesman told the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
| BlueRidgeNow.comis coordinated by the commission, the N.C. Highway Patrol and Forensic Tests fo
| BlueRidgeNow.com
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 hours ago
is coordinated by the commission, the N.C. Highway Patrol and Forensic Tests for Alcohol. It's supported by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the U.S. Coast Guard and local police and sheriff's offices. Non-governmental organizations back the... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Community wants Palmetto Railways to up mitigation plansto establish a fund for affordable housing initiatives in the Chicora-Cherokee
Community wants Palmetto Railways to up mitigation plans
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
to establish a fund for affordable housing initiatives in the Chicora-Cherokee neighborhood. Army Corps’ decision key The Army Corps of Engineers, Charleston District, is currently considering whether to grant Palmetto Railways a permit it needs... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Water managers get earful on algae from residents, officialsfrom Lake Okeechobee in a basin. It also clarified its role in Lake Okeechobee
Water managers get earful on algae from residents, officials
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 hours ago
from Lake Okeechobee in a basin. It also clarified its role in Lake Okeechobee discharges, noting that it advises the Army Corps of Engineers but it is not the authority to order or manage water removal from the lake. Water full of algae laps... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Lavish features cut from over-budget Denver VA hospitalDenver say they're saving money by scaling back landscaping and using Colorado
Lavish features cut from over-budget Denver VA hospital
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 hours ago
Denver say they're saving money by scaling back landscaping and using Colorado stone instead of Brazilian imports. But Army Corps of Engineers officials said Wednesday they don't yet know whether they can finish for less than the $1.73 billion... Read more
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CBS Denver
Lavish Features Cut From Over-Budget Denver VA HospitalDenver say they’re saving money by scaling back landscaping and using Colorado
Lavish Features Cut From Over-Budget Denver VA Hospital
CBS Denver / Posted 10 hours ago
Denver say they’re saving money by scaling back landscaping and using Colorado stone instead of Brazilian imports. But Army Corps of Engineers officials said Wednesday they don’t yet know whether they can finish for less than the $1.73 billion... Read more
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Salon.com
Group sues to force pollution disclosure at Washington dammonitoring and other controls required under the federal Clean Water Act. In 2
Group sues to force pollution disclosure at Washington dam
Salon.com / Posted 10 hours ago
monitoring and other controls required under the federal Clean Water Act. In 2013, the group similarly sued the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for releasing — without a pollution permit — oils, cooling water and other pollutants from eight dams... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
E. Coli risk closes swim beach on Greers Ferry LakeHEBER SPRINGS, Ark. (KTHV) -- The Army Corps of Engineers officials said Wednes
E. Coli risk closes swim beach on Greers Ferry Lake
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 10 hours ago
HEBER SPRINGS, Ark. (KTHV) -- The Army Corps of Engineers officials said Wednesday afternoon that a swim beach on Greers Ferry Lake has been closed due to an E. coli risk. According to the Corps, the day-use swim beach in Dam Site Park is closed... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Group sues to force pollution disclosure at Washington dammonitoring and other controls required under the federal Clean Water Act. In 2
Group sues to force pollution disclosure at Washington dam
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
monitoring and other controls required under the federal Clean Water Act. In 2013, the group similarly sued the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for releasing — without a pollution permit — oils, cooling water and other pollutants from eight dams... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida county wants disaster declared over blue-green algaeSTUART, Fla. (AP) — County officials on Florida's Atlantic coast want the U.S.
Florida county wants disaster declared over blue-green algae
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
STUART, Fla. (AP) — County officials on Florida's Atlantic coast want the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to close the locks between Lake Okeechobee and the St. Lucie River. The Palm Beach Post reports (http://pbpo.st/28ZW5vN ) the Martin County... Read more
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